Statoil drills dry well in North Sea -oil directorate

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Monday, March 10, 2014

Norway's Statoil has drilled a dry well in the North Sea, the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate said on Monday.

The well was drilled in production license 248 C some 5 kilometres from the Fram field. Statoil has a 60-percent stake in the license, while state-owned firm Petoro has the remaining 40 percent.

 

Reporting by Gwladys Fouche

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